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The Surrey Pickleball Club is set to host the Mid-Summer Slam Pickleball Tournament July 15-17. (Contributed photo)

Surrey Pickleball Club set to host Mid-Summer Slam tournament

Three-day event to be held at South Surrey Recreation Centre

The Surrey Pickleball Club is set to host the Mid-Summer Slam Pickleball Tournament July 15-17. (Contributed photo)
Late-night noise from beachgoers is excessive during the summer in White Rock, according to one resident. (File photo)

Late-night noise on White Rock Beach ‘problematic’

Closing pier, parking lots at night floated as ideas to curtail problem

Late-night noise from beachgoers is excessive during the summer in White Rock, according to one resident. (File photo)
Members of the Canadian national women’s softball team stand in front of their dugout during Melanie Matthews’ hall-of-fame induction ceremony Thursday prior to a Canada Cup game between Canada and Mexico. (Nick Greenizan photo)

Team USA topples Triple Crown for top spot at Canada Cup

Women’s division championship decided Sunday night in South Surrey

Members of the Canadian national women’s softball team stand in front of their dugout during Melanie Matthews’ hall-of-fame induction ceremony Thursday prior to a Canada Cup game between Canada and Mexico. (Nick Greenizan photo)
White Rock-South Surrey Baseball Association’s Henri Lorieau Memorial Tournament is scheduled for July 1-3. (Contributed photo)

White Rock-South Surrey Baseball’s Henri Lorieau Memorial Tournament set to return

After two-year hiatus, youth baseball tournament back at Centennial Park

White Rock-South Surrey Baseball Association’s Henri Lorieau Memorial Tournament is scheduled for July 1-3. (Contributed photo)
After smashing a hit down the right-field line, Cloverdale Fury ‘06 baserunner Ella Booth is thrown out at home against the White Rock Renegades ‘06 during a Showcase Gold division game Thursday at the Canada Cup. (Nick Greenizan photo)

PHOTOS: Canada remains undefeated at Canada Cup

Canadian national team will play U.S. on Friday at Softball City in South Surrey

After smashing a hit down the right-field line, Cloverdale Fury ‘06 baserunner Ella Booth is thrown out at home against the White Rock Renegades ‘06 during a Showcase Gold division game Thursday at the Canada Cup. (Nick Greenizan photo)
The Lower Mainland Green Team and students from Bayridge Elementary spent Tuesday at White Rock’s Ruth Johnson Park, where they removed invasive plants. (Lower Mainland Green Team photo)

Green Team removes ‘31 bathtubs’ worth of invasive plants from White Rock’s Ruth Johnson Park

Lower Mainland environmental stewards plan to return to White Rock twice more this summer

The Lower Mainland Green Team and students from Bayridge Elementary spent Tuesday at White Rock’s Ruth Johnson Park, where they removed invasive plants. (Lower Mainland Green Team photo)
Laura Benson throws to first during a Team Canada press event/practice Monday at Softball City, in advance of the team’s first Canada Cup game. (Nick Greenizan photo)

National team undefeated through three games at Canada Cup

Team Canada women’s fastpitch team plays Wednesday, Thursday evenings at Softball City

Laura Benson throws to first during a Team Canada press event/practice Monday at Softball City, in advance of the team’s first Canada Cup game. (Nick Greenizan photo)
Team Canada arrived at Softball City for a press event and brief practice Monday morning. The team will begin play tonight against Australia’s development team. (Nick Greenizan photo)

PHOTOS: New-look national team arrives in South Surrey for Canada Cup

Team Canada opens schedule Monday night with game against Australian development squad

Team Canada arrived at Softball City for a press event and brief practice Monday morning. The team will begin play tonight against Australia’s development team. (Nick Greenizan photo)
Semiahmoo Ravens scholarship winners (left to right): Elvin Lowapongpan, Jake Chuback, Jack Severs, Ethan Olive, Maxence Dautemer, Tyler Gosal and Will Jenkins. (Contributed photo)

Semiahmoo Ravens hand out 7 scholarships to graduating players

Jake Chuback recognized with $1,000 Jack Waterfield Memorial Scholarship

Semiahmoo Ravens scholarship winners (left to right): Elvin Lowapongpan, Jake Chuback, Jack Severs, Ethan Olive, Maxence Dautemer, Tyler Gosal and Will Jenkins. (Contributed photo)
Longtime Canadian national women’s softball team member Natalie Wideman is one of the returnees to the team this summer. (Nick Greenizan photo)

National team roster for Canada Cup to feature White Rock Renegade additions

Lauren Benson, Emma Dorval and Madelyn McKinnon are new members of Team Canada this summer

Longtime Canadian national women’s softball team member Natalie Wideman is one of the returnees to the team this summer. (Nick Greenizan photo)
More than 1,700 players – in divisions ranging from U8 to U19 – took part in British Columbia Provincial Football Association flag-football provincials last week at South Surrey Athletic Park. (Nick Greenizan photo)

6 teams crowned champions at South Surrey-hosted flag-football provincials

White Rock-South Surrey Titans host three-day provincial tournament

More than 1,700 players – in divisions ranging from U8 to U19 – took part in British Columbia Provincial Football Association flag-football provincials last week at South Surrey Athletic Park. (Nick Greenizan photo)
Left to right: White Rock RCMP Staff Sgt. Kale Pauls, White Rock Mayor Darryl Walker and White Rock Fire Chief Edward Wolfe cut the ceremonial police tape to kick off the city’s emergency-services open house Sunday. (Markus Kislig photo)

White Rock emergency crews host open house

Event held Sunday in White Rock

Left to right: White Rock RCMP Staff Sgt. Kale Pauls, White Rock Mayor Darryl Walker and White Rock Fire Chief Edward Wolfe cut the ceremonial police tape to kick off the city’s emergency-services open house Sunday. (Markus Kislig photo)
Surrey RCMP are seeking help in locating Lynn Higgins, who was reported missing from a South Surrey residence on June 7. (Surrey RCMP photo)

RCMP seek help in locating 61-year-old woman missing from South Surrey

Lynn Higgins’ car found at south end of Alex Fraser Bridge

Surrey RCMP are seeking help in locating Lynn Higgins, who was reported missing from a South Surrey residence on June 7. (Surrey RCMP photo)
Two Semiahmoo Ravens alums – Jordan Gavin (left) and Tomas Mrsic (right) – have been invited to Hockey Canada’s U17 development camp this summer in Calgary, along with a few of their Delta Hockey Academy teammates. (Contributed photos)

Semiahmoo alums, Delta Academy players dot roster for Hockey Canada’s U17 camp

Players selected will play for Canada at World Hockey Challenge this fall in Delta and Langley

Two Semiahmoo Ravens alums – Jordan Gavin (left) and Tomas Mrsic (right) – have been invited to Hockey Canada’s U17 development camp this summer in Calgary, along with a few of their Delta Hockey Academy teammates. (Contributed photos)
Clockwise, from top left: Canada Cup founder Glen Todd; longtime volunteer and Softball BC executive Zeone Andrijaszyn; volunteer Craig Donaldson; and Frank Demaris. All four have passed away since the last Canada Cup tournament was held in 2019 and will be honoured at this year’s event. (Contributed photos)

Canada Cup tournament to honour memory of late founder, longtime volunteers

June 21 event to honour Glen Todd, Frank Demaris, Craig Donaldson and Zeone Andrijaszyn

Clockwise, from top left: Canada Cup founder Glen Todd; longtime volunteer and Softball BC executive Zeone Andrijaszyn; volunteer Craig Donaldson; and Frank Demaris. All four have passed away since the last Canada Cup tournament was held in 2019 and will be honoured at this year’s event. (Contributed photos)
White Rock Divers Michelle McLeod (left) and Mattias Frohloff (right) will be competing for Team BC at this summer’s Canada Games. (Photos courtesy of Lawrence Lu/e+e Photography via White Rock Divers)

White Rock Divers land on podium at provincials

Trio of young divers to represent B.C. at upcoming Canada Games

White Rock Divers Michelle McLeod (left) and Mattias Frohloff (right) will be competing for Team BC at this summer’s Canada Games. (Photos courtesy of Lawrence Lu/e+e Photography via White Rock Divers)
After a two-year break due to COVID-19, the Canada Cup will return to Surrey this summer. (File photo)

Return of Canada Cup softball tournament ‘so exciting’ for organizers

After two-year COVID-19 hiatus, popular fastpitch event set for Softball City June 17-26

After a two-year break due to COVID-19, the Canada Cup will return to Surrey this summer. (File photo)
Former Semiahmoo minor hockey executive director Dave Newson has been named CEO of BC Rugby. (Don Wright photo/contributed photo)

Semiahmoo Ravens’ executive director named to top BC Rugby post

Dave Newson to start new role as BC Rugby CEO on June 27

Former Semiahmoo minor hockey executive director Dave Newson has been named CEO of BC Rugby. (Don Wright photo/contributed photo)
Members of the White Rock team walk off the field following the game against Japan in Williamsport, Pa. at the 2017 Little League World Series. (Little League Baseball World Series photo)

White Rock’s Little League World Series team plans reunion

Five-year mark an opportunity for players to reconvene before graduating high school

Members of the White Rock team walk off the field following the game against Japan in Williamsport, Pa. at the 2017 Little League World Series. (Little League Baseball World Series photo)
The South Surrey and White Rock Chamber of Commerce hosted its annual Business Excellence Awards May 26 at Hazelmere Golf and Tennis Club. (Contributed photo)

Semiahmoo Peninsula businesses recognized at Business Excellence Awards

South Surrey and White Rock Chamber event held at Hazelmere Golf and Tennis Club May 26

The South Surrey and White Rock Chamber of Commerce hosted its annual Business Excellence Awards May 26 at Hazelmere Golf and Tennis Club. (Contributed photo)